Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

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Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek

Naturally, wild Kanchenjunga Region is one of the best destinations to experience the real adventure. The third Highest mountain in the world, Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek is also known as…

Duration

23 Days

Country

Nepal

Grade

Moderate to fairly hard

Max altitude

5160M

Transportation

Private/Domestic Vehicles

Accommodation

Hotels, Camping & Tea House

Best season

All Seasons

Group Size

02-16 PAX

Overview

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek


Naturally, wild Kanchenjunga Region is one of the best destinations to experience the real adventure. The third Highest mountain in the world, Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek is also known as “The five treasure houses of snows”. Situated in eastern Nepal, in the border of Nepal and Sikkim, Kanchenjunga Base Camp is an unexplored area of Nepal which offers us adventurous and challenging trekking experience with the spectacular Himalayas views on the backdrops. This amazing Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek will go through the magnificent Himalayas, beautiful rhododendron, and pine forest, and other stunning highland forests. Another interesting part of this fascinating trek is trekkers/travelers will get an opportunity to enjoy the warm hospitality of the different ethnic groups and encounter with their unique culture and traditions. During your trekking, travelers also get chances to encounter with the various highland flora and fauna. Many travelers/ trekkers regarded Kanchenjunga Base Camp as a gift on the earth which is filled with the thrilling places such as; alpine grasslands, rocky outcrops, dense temperate, sub-tropical forests, the low river valley, and many more.

This adventurous Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek begins with the stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites explorations that include Pashupatinath Temple famous for largest Shiva temple, Swyambhunath Temple known as monkey temple, the largest Stupa of Boudhanath, and Royal Kathmandu Durbar Square. Hiking Adventure Treks organized 23 days itinerary for the adventurous Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek for you.  During this long legendary trekking trail, you will start trekking from the intensively cultivated hillsides midland with several Rai and Limbu tribes and follows towards the stunning Khabru and Jannu peaks. The trekking trail is filled with the great wall of Kumbakarna, Kanchenjunga, and Rathong, finest high mountain scenery, Kanchenjunga conservation area, majestic mountains views, and many more. As you reach close to Kanchenjunga Base Camp, you can encounter with the rich diversity of flora and fauna such as; Himalayan Black Bears, Musk Deer’s, Red-Billed blue Magpies. Red Pandas, shy Drongo, Impheyan and many more. You can enjoy with the variety of beautiful landscapes, diverse sub-cultures, and striking views of four world highest Himalayas including Mt. Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, and Everest, which makes this amazing trek more satisfying. Exploring the most virgin upland wilderness with the warm hospitality of the various ethnic group on the way is really awe-inspiring. By crossing several settlements, we will reach to Kanchenjunga Base Camp and explore it. After exploration of world third highest mountain called Kanchenjunga, we will return back to Kathmandu.

Detail Itenerary


  • day 1

    Day 01: Arrive at International Tribhuvan Airport in the Kathmandu.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 2

    Day 02: Exploration of Kathmandu Sightseeing (four points)

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 3

    Day 03: Kathmandu – Biratnagar (72m/236ft), 35min flight.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 4

    Day 04: Biratnagar – Suketar – Mitlung (850m/2,790 ft), 15min flight, 5-6 hrs trek.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 5

    Day 05: Mitlung - Chirwa (1,190m/3,905ft), 6-7 hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 6

    Day 06: Chirwa - Sekathum (1,640m/5,390ft), 5-6 hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 7

    Day 07: Sekathum - Amjilosa (2,490m/8,168ft), 5-6hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 8

    Day 08: Amjilosa - Gyabla (2,730m/8,955ft), 4-5hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 9

    Day 09: Gyabla - Ghunsa (3,430m/11,250ft), 5-6hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 10

    Day 10: Ghunsa Rest and acclimatization day.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 11

    Day 11: Ghunsa - Kambachen (4 150m/13,615ft), 5-6 hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 12

    Day 12: Kambachen – Lhonak (4,790m/15,900ft), 4-5 hrs.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 13

    Day 13: Lhonak – Pang Pema Base Camp (5,160m/16,923ft), 2-3 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 14

    Day 14: Pang Pema Base Camp, rest and exploration day.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 15

    Day 15: Pangpema – Kambachen (4,150m/13,650ft), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 16

    Day 16: Kambachen – Ghunsa – Phale (3,140m/10,302ft), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 17

    Day 17: Phale – Amjilosa (2,140m/7,100ft), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 18

    Day 18: Amjilosa – Chirwa (1,190m/3,900 ft), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 19

    Day 19: Chirwa – Linkhim (1,520m/4,985ft), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 20

    Day 20: Linkhim – Suketar (2,700m/8,856ft.), 5-6 hrs

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 21

    Day 21: Suketar - Biratnagar- Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft), 30min and 35min flights.

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 22

    Day 22: Kathmandu rest day

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 23

    Day 23: Final Departure

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Cost Info


Cost Includes

    • All transfers, drives, sightseeing tours as per the itinerary in Nepal in a private deluxe A/C vehicle,
    • All inclusive 21 Days Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek inclusive of all hygienically prepared meals,
    • Accommodation in spacious  Tents with tailor made mattresses with pillows, sleeping bags with internal liners, a separate dining tent with comfortable folding chairs and tables, a fully equipped kitchen tent with all necessary cooking stoves and utensils etc.
    • Services of trained and trusted Sherpa team including an English speaking guide, an experienced cook, kitchen assistant, a Sherpa assistant, night watchman and a team of reliable porters
    • Transportation for Trek staff including camping and kitchen equipment and food provisions for pre trek and post trek traveling to/from destinations.
    • Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project Fees with necessary documentation fees.
    • Contribution to Porter insurance and equipment.
    • Hotel Accomodation in kathmandu at five star hotel  in Kathmandu (Deluxe room) inclusive of Bed and Breakfast and all taxes.
    • Special welcome & farewell dinner.
    • One night stay at nice tourist class hotel in Biratnagar on full board basis.
    • Guide’s daily allowances including his wages, meals and accommodations.
    • Airfare for following sectors with all applicable taxes. ( Kathmandu / Biratnagar/ Kathmandu) (Biratnagar / Suketar / Biratnagar )

Cost Excludes

    • Items of a personal nature such as bar bills telephone calls, laundry, extra mileage and any extra costs incurred due to natural calamities, flight delays etc.
    • Personal insurance, evacuation and medical expenses
    • Meals except welcome & farewell dinner while staying at hotel in Kathmandu.

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FAQ

This trek is suitable for average people who are moderately fit, thus no previous experience is required. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, hiking is recommended before you embark on your journey. Whilst on the trek, it is common to experience some discomfort before being fully acclimatized.
To prepare for a strenuous trek like this you should begin training at least two to three months before your departure. As a guideline, an hour of aerobic exercise three to four times per week would be considered a minimum requirement. The best preparation is bushwalking involving relatively steep ascents and descents. If you can manage a couple of valley floor to ridgeline ascents per comfortable and able to enjoy the trek to the fullest.
Yes, our airport representative will be there to greet you at the airport. S/he will be displaying an Ace the Himalaya signboard outside the airport terminal. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in our tourist vehicle.